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  • Entomology 185643 MCZ Entomology
  • Chrysoritis blencathrae
  • partial animal (pinned); partial animal: legs (ethanol: -80°C)
  • Worcester, Waaihoek Mountain
  • Africa: South Africa: Western Cape
  • 27 I 1993 (1993-01-27)
Chrysoritis blencathrae (Heath & Ball, 1992)
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Pterygota Lepidoptera Glossata Papilionoidea Lycaenidae Aphnaeinae Chrysoritis blencathrae
Identified by Alan Heath
Nature of ID: expert ID
Remarks: spelling correction
Lepidoptera Linnaeus, 1758
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Pterygota Lepidoptera
Identified by Alan Heath
Nature of ID: expert ID
Remarks: Chrysoritis blencathra
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Africa
Country: South Africa
State/Province: Western Cape
Specific Locality: Worcester, Waaihoek Mountain
Verbatim Locality: Waaihoek Mt.; WORCESTER
Collecting Source: unknown
Collecting Date: 27 I 1993 (1993-01-27)
Alan Heath
[no agent data]
additional number: Harvard University MCZ DNA study Legs in vial#:C138
additional number: SABCA:AH-01553
specimen code: AH-07-C138
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
partial animal (pinned) good in collection 1
partial animal: legs (ethanol: -80°C) good in collection 1
sex: Female
Rachel L. Hawkins
life stage: Adult
  Rachel L. Hawkins
collection: Alan Heath Collection
  Rachel L. Hawkins
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